Liat Lerner-Geva

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Country: Israel

Publications

  1. ncbi The possible association between in vitro fertilization treatments and cancer development
    L Lerner-Geva
    Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Chaim Sheba Medical Center Tel, Hashomer, Israel
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 13:23-7. 2003
  2. ncbi Sustained leukocyte count during rising cortisol level
    Varda Deutsch
    Department of Hematology, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Acta Haematol 118:73-6. 2007
  3. doi The impact of education, cultural background, and lifestyle on symptoms of the menopausal transition: the Women's Health at Midlife Study
    Liat Lerner-Geva
    Women and Children s Health Research Unit, The Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Ramat Gan, Israel
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 19:975-85. 2010
  4. doi The impact of baseline hemoglobin A1c levels prior to initiation of pump therapy on long-term metabolic control
    Orit Pinhas-Hamiel
    Maccabi Juvenile Diabetes Center, Raanana, Israel
    Diabetes Technol Ther 12:567-73. 2010
  5. doi Major motives in non-acceptance of A/H1N1 flu vaccination: the weight of rational assessment
    Baruch Velan
    Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Vaccine 29:1173-9. 2011
  6. ncbi Cultural Disparities in the Use of Prescription and Nonprescription Medications Among Midlife Women in Israel
    Liat Lerner-Geva
    Women and Children s Health Research Unit, The Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research Ltd, Tel Hashomer, Israel Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Int J Health Serv . 2016
  7. doi Are infertility treatments a potential risk factor for cancer development? Perspective of 30 years of follow-up
    Liat Lerner-Geva
    Women and Children s Health Research Unit, Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Gynecol Endocrinol 28:809-14. 2012
  8. doi Ovarian stimulation: is there a long-term risk for ovarian, breast and endometrial cancer?
    L Lerner-Geva
    Women and Children s Health Research Unit, Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Womens Health (Lond) 6:831-9. 2010
  9. ncbi The effect of active immunization on varicella-related hospitalizations in Israel
    Liat Lerner-Geva
    Women and Children s Health Research Unit, The Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Hum Vaccin 5:136-40. 2009
  10. doi An assessment of the validity of reporting by proxy to women's health questionnaire: a pilot study
    Liat Lerner-Geva
    Women and Children s Health Research Unit, Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 138:80-2. 2008

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Publications63

  1. ncbi The possible association between in vitro fertilization treatments and cancer development
    L Lerner-Geva
    Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Chaim Sheba Medical Center Tel, Hashomer, Israel
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 13:23-7. 2003
    ..Special attention should be made to women who may be diagnosed with cancer during or shortly after IVF treatment...
  2. ncbi Sustained leukocyte count during rising cortisol level
    Varda Deutsch
    Department of Hematology, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Acta Haematol 118:73-6. 2007
    ..To follow the trend of leukocyte counts relative to the serum cortisol levels in hospitalized patients...
  3. doi The impact of education, cultural background, and lifestyle on symptoms of the menopausal transition: the Women's Health at Midlife Study
    Liat Lerner-Geva
    Women and Children s Health Research Unit, The Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Ramat Gan, Israel
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 19:975-85. 2010
    ....
  4. doi The impact of baseline hemoglobin A1c levels prior to initiation of pump therapy on long-term metabolic control
    Orit Pinhas-Hamiel
    Maccabi Juvenile Diabetes Center, Raanana, Israel
    Diabetes Technol Ther 12:567-73. 2010
    ..This study was done to identify factors influencing long-term metabolic control in youth with type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM) treated with an insulin pump...
  5. doi Major motives in non-acceptance of A/H1N1 flu vaccination: the weight of rational assessment
    Baruch Velan
    Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Vaccine 29:1173-9. 2011
    ..These observations highlight the need to consider the opinion of the lay public when implementing new vaccination programs...
  6. ncbi Cultural Disparities in the Use of Prescription and Nonprescription Medications Among Midlife Women in Israel
    Liat Lerner-Geva
    Women and Children s Health Research Unit, The Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research Ltd, Tel Hashomer, Israel Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Int J Health Serv . 2016
    ..Education was associated with increased use of non-prescribed medications. The disparities in pharmaceutical care may be linked to barriers in access to health care and to cultural preferences among minorities...
  7. doi Are infertility treatments a potential risk factor for cancer development? Perspective of 30 years of follow-up
    Liat Lerner-Geva
    Women and Children s Health Research Unit, Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Gynecol Endocrinol 28:809-14. 2012
    ..Ovarian cancer risk was not found to be elevated. No significant excess risk was associated with treatment with ovulation induction...
  8. doi Ovarian stimulation: is there a long-term risk for ovarian, breast and endometrial cancer?
    L Lerner-Geva
    Women and Children s Health Research Unit, Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Womens Health (Lond) 6:831-9. 2010
    ..Larger population studies with longer periods of follow-up and better adjustment for confounding factors are needed...
  9. ncbi The effect of active immunization on varicella-related hospitalizations in Israel
    Liat Lerner-Geva
    Women and Children s Health Research Unit, The Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Hum Vaccin 5:136-40. 2009
    ..32; 0.10-1.00). In summary, no national trend in reduction of hospitalization has yet been observed, but a significant reduction in hospitalization is apparent for vaccinated children...
  10. doi An assessment of the validity of reporting by proxy to women's health questionnaire: a pilot study
    Liat Lerner-Geva
    Women and Children s Health Research Unit, Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 138:80-2. 2008
    ..The quality of proxy reports provided by husbands regarding women's health, when the index case (the wife) cannot be interviewed, is controversial...
  11. ncbi Infertility, ovulation induction treatments and the incidence of breast cancer--a historical prospective cohort of Israeli women
    L Lerner-Geva
    Women and Children s Health Research Unit, Sheba Medical Center, Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Tel Hashomer, Ramat Gan 52621, Israel
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 100:201-12. 2006
    ..Ovulation induction drugs may be associated with increased breast cancer risk. Results so far have been inconclusive...
  12. doi Cultural/ethnic differences in the prevalence of depressive symptoms among middle-aged women in Israel: the Women's Health at Midlife Study
    Tzvia Blumstein
    Women and Children s Health Research Unit, The Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research Ltd, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Menopause 19:1309-21. 2012
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  13. doi Age-related efficacy of Shigella O-specific polysaccharide conjugates in 1-4-year-old Israeli children
    Justen H Passwell
    Safra Children s Hospital, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer 52621, Israel
    Vaccine 28:2231-5. 2010
    ..We reported the safety and immunogenicity of Shigella O-specific polysaccharide-protein conjugates in adults and young children and efficacy of Shigella sonnei conjugate in young adults...
  14. doi Pregnancy and Birth Outcomes Among Primiparae at Very Advanced Maternal Age: At What Price?
    Alon Ben-David
    Sackler Faculty of Medicine, School of Public Health, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Matern Child Health J 20:833-42. 2016
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  15. ncbi Comparison of zygote intrafallopian tube transfer and transcervical uterine embryo transfer in patients with repeated implantation failure
    Dilek Aslan
    IVF Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 122:191-4. 2005
    ..This study was designed to evaluate the role of zygote intrafallopian transfer (ZIFT) procedure in patients with repeated failure of implantation...
  16. doi Distinguishing neglect from abuse and accident: analysis of the case files of a hospital child protection team in Israel
    Bilha Davidson-Arad
    The Bob Shapell School of Social Work, Tel Aviv University, Ramat Aviv, Tel Aviv 69978, Israel
    Health Soc Care Community 18:614-23. 2010
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  17. ncbi Nosocomial bloodstream infections in a pediatric intensive care unit: 3-year survey
    Galia Grisaru-Soen
    Pediatrics Infectious Diseases Unit, Dana Children s Hospital, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Med Sci Monit 13:CR251-7. 2007
    ..This study was designed to determine the prevalence, risk factors and outcomes of these infections in one local facility...
  18. ncbi Cancer incidence in a cohort of infertile women who underwent in vitro fertilization
    Jehoshua Dor
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer 52621, Israel
    Fertil Steril 77:324-7. 2002
    ..To assess whether ovarian hyperstimulation and IVF increase the risk for cancer...
  19. ncbi Cumulative live birth rate following in vitro fertilization: study of 5,310 cycles
    Shai E Elizur
    IVF Unit Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Gynecol Endocrinol 22:25-30. 2006
    ..7% vs. 85.4%). In conclusion, each treatment cycle increased the cumulative delivery rate, resulting in a rate of 87% after 14 consecutive cycles. The introduction of ICSI resulted in the highest cumulative rates...
  20. pmc Prevalence and correlates of psychotropic medication use among older adults in Israel: cross-sectional and longitudinal findings from two cohorts a decade apart
    Tzvia Blumstein
    The Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Aging Ment Health 16:636-47. 2012
    ..5 years follow-up...
  21. doi Cultural and educational disparities in the use of primary and preventive health care services among midlife women in Israel
    Yael Benyamini
    Bob Shapell School of Social Work, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Womens Health Issues 18:257-66. 2008
    ....
  22. doi Detecting intentional insulin omission for weight loss in girls with type 1 diabetes mellitus
    Orit Pinhas-Hamiel
    Maccabi Health Care Services, Juvenile Diabetes Center, Raanana, Israel Pediatric Endocrine and Diabetes Unit, Edmond and Lily Safra Children s Hospital, Sheba Medical Center, Ramat Gan, Israel Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Int J Eat Disord 46:819-25. 2013
    ..Diagnosis of this underlying disorder is difficult. We aimed to use clinical and laboratory criteria to create an algorithm to assist in the detection of intentional insulin omission...
  23. pmc Individualism, acceptance and differentiation as attitude traits in the public's response to vaccination
    Baruch Velan
    Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Tel Hashomer, Ramat Gan, Israel
    Hum Vaccin Immunother 8:1272-82. 2012
    ..This should be taken into consideration by health authorities involved in vaccination programs...
  24. doi Previous abortion is a positive predictor for ongoing pregnancy in the next cycle in women with repeated IVF failures
    Jigal Haas
    IVF Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Reprod Biomed Online 25:339-44. 2012
    ..In conclusion, BP and/or SA in a previous cycle appears to be a positive marker for success in subsequent cycles in patients with repeated IVF failures. These results should be further investigated in this challenging group of patients...
  25. ncbi Lipid and insulin levels in obese children: changes with age and puberty
    Orit Pinhas-Hamiel
    Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes Unit, Safra Children s Hospital, Sheba Medical Center, Ramat Gan, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:2825-31. 2007
    ..The goal was to describe the lipid profile and insulin changes seen in obese children and adolescents at different stages of puberty...
  26. doi Possible risk for cancer among children born following assisted reproductive technology in Israel
    Liat Lerner-Geva
    Women and Children s Health Research Unit, Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research Ltd, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Pediatr Blood Cancer . 2016
    ..Regarding cancer among ART-conceived children, findings are discrepant...
  27. doi Changes over time from baseline poor self-rated health: for whom does poor self-rated health not predict mortality?
    Yael Benyamini
    School of Social Work and Herczeg Institute on Aging, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv 69978, Israel
    Psychol Health 26:1446-62. 2011
    ..It may reflect greater social support, contribute to fitness and/or provide a sense of mastery, which could explain similar findings regarding gender and race/ethnicity groups for whom SRH is a less potent predictor of mortality...
  28. doi Primiparity at very advanced maternal age (≥ 45 years)
    Saralee Glasser
    Women and Children s Health Research Unit, Gertner Institute of Epidemiology and Health Services Research, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Fertil Steril 95:2548-51. 2011
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  29. ncbi Undiagnosed systemic lupus erythematosus in a cohort of infertile women
    Eli Geva
    The IVF Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Lis Maternity Hospital, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Am J Reprod Immunol 51:336-40. 2004
    ..The current study was conducted to determine the prevalence of undiagnosed SLE among a cohort of infertile women...
  30. ncbi Role of embryo quality in predicting early pregnancy loss following assisted reproductive technology
    Ariel Hourvitz
    IVF Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Chaim Sheba Medical Centre, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Reprod Biomed Online 13:504-9. 2006
    ..82; 95% CI 1.16-2.85). In conclusion, the quality of transferred embryos, as assessed by the total number of blastomeres in the leading transferred embryo, and maternal age are predictors of EPL...
  31. pmc Trajectories of HbA1c levels in children and youth with type 1 diabetes
    Orit Pinhas-Hamiel
    Maccabi Juvenile Diabetes Center, Raanana, Israel Pediatric Endocrine and Diabetes Unit, Edmond and Lily Safra Children s Hospital, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    PLoS ONE 9:e109109. 2014
    ..To illustrate the distribution of Hemoglobin A1c (HbA1c) levels according to age and gender among children, adolescents and youth with type 1 diabetes (T1DM)...
  32. doi Headaches in overweight children and adolescents referred to a tertiary-care center in Israel
    Orit Pinhas-Hamiel
    Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes Unit, Edmond and Lily Safra Children s Hospital, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Ramat Gan, Israel
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:659-63. 2008
    ..To assess the association between obesity and primary headaches in children and adolescents...
  33. ncbi Use of a computerized database to study the effectiveness of an attenuated varicella vaccine
    Justen H Passwell
    Safra Children s Hospital, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 23:221-6. 2004
    ..The varicella vaccine Varilrix (GlaxoSmithKline) was introduced in Israel in June 2000 as an optional vaccination for children...
  34. ncbi Elevated Baseline Cortisol Levels Are Predictive of Bad Outcomes in Critically Ill Children
    Yael Levy-Shraga
    From the Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes Unit, Safra Children s Hospital, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel Pediatric Critical Care Department, Pediatric Emergency Department, Safra Children s Hospital, Sheba Medical Center and The Women and Children s Health Research Unit, Gertner Institute, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Pediatr Emerg Care . 2016
    ..We aimed to evaluate the cortisol levels at baseline and after adrenocorticotropin (ACTH) stimulation and determine their association to clinical outcome of critically ill children...
  35. doi A case-control study of caesarean delivery on maternal request: who and why?
    Liat Lerner-Geva
    a Women and children s Health Research Unit, Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research Ltd, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 29:2780-5. 2016
    ..The current study aimed to evaluate the profile of women who are most likely to undergo caesarean delivery on maternal request (CDMR) and clarify their reasons for this decision...
  36. ncbi Overweight and obese midlife women in Israel: cultural differences in perceived weight status
    Roni Elran-Barak
    Bob Shapell School of Social Work, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Int J Public Health . 2015
    ..To examine cultural differences in Weight status misperception (WSMP) and identify associations between weight perception and weight control efforts among overweight/obese midlife women in Israel...
  37. doi Advanced bone age and hyperinsulinemia in overweight and obese children
    Orit Pinhas-Hamiel
    Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes Unit, Edmond and Lily Safra Children s Hospital, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Endocr Pract 20:62-7. 2014
    ..In vitro studies in mice suggest that insulin may directly modulate skeletal growth. We investigated whether there is an association between fasting insulin and BA maturation in obese children...
  38. ncbi Safety and immunogenicity of Shigella sonnei-CRM9 and Shigella flexneri type 2a-rEPAsucc conjugate vaccines in one- to four-year-old children
    Justen H Passwell
    Samuel Jared Kushnick Immunology Laboratory, Safra Childrens Hospital, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel 52621
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 22:701-6. 2003
    ..We have now investigated the safety and immunogenicity of investigational Shigella sonnei and Shigella flexneri 2a conjugate vaccines in 1- to 4-year-old children, the age group at greatest risk for shigellosis...
  39. doi The effect of medical clowning on pregnancy rates after in vitro fertilization and embryo transfer
    Shevach Friedler
    Infertility and IVF Unit, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Zrifin, Israel
    Fertil Steril 95:2127-30. 2011
    ..4%, compared with 20.2% in the control group (adjusted odds ratio, 2.67; 95% confidence interval, 1.36-5.24). Medical clowning as an adjunct to IVF-ET may have a beneficial effect on pregnancy rates and deserves further investigation...
  40. doi Long-term insulin pump treatment in girls with type 1 diabetes and eating disorders--is it feasible?
    Orit Pinhas-Hamiel
    Maccabi Juvenile Diabetes Center, 4 Bar Ilan Street, Raanana, Israel
    Diabetes Technol Ther 12:873-8. 2010
    ..This study evaluated the feasibility of insulin pump treatment in adolescent girls with type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM) and eating disorders (ED)...
  41. doi Nosocomial infections in pediatric cardiovascular surgery patients: a 4-year survey
    Galia Grisaru-Soen
    Pediatric Infectious Disease Unit, Dana Children s Hospital, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 10:202-6. 2009
    ..To determine the prevalence, characteristics, and risk factors for nosocomial infections (NIs) in children postcardiac surgery and hospitalized in a pediatric intensive care unit (PICU)...
  42. doi Health, cultural and socioeconomic factors related to self-rated health of long-term Jewish residents, immigrants, and Arab women in midlife in Israel
    Yael Benyamini
    a Bob Shapell School of Social Work, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Women Health 54:402-24. 2014
    ..Even with universal healthcare coverage in a small country (i.e., with minimal financial and geographical barriers to healthcare) minority groups' health suffers in relation to their socioeconomic and life circumstances. ..
  43. pmc Multicenter cross-sectional study of nontuberculous mycobacterial infections among cystic fibrosis patients, Israel
    Isaac Levy
    Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Emerg Infect Dis 14:378-84. 2008
    ..17-1.85, respectively). The incidence of NTM pulmonary infections is increasing among cystic fibrosis patients, reflecting the increase in longevity of such patients as well as environmental exposure to various species of mycobacteria...
  44. ncbi Gender differences in the prevalence and correlates of psychotropic medication use among older adults in Israel
    Tzvia Blumstein
    The Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Tel Hashomer, Sheba Medical Center, Ramat Gan, Israel
    Isr J Psychiatry Relat Sci 51:118-25. 2014
    ..This study evaluates gender differences in the prevalence of psychotropic medications use among elderly Israelis and the socio-demographic, physical and mental health correlates of their use...
  45. doi An intervention for improving the lifestyle habits of kindergarten children in Israel: a cluster-randomised controlled trial investigation
    Liat Lerner-Geva
    1Women and Children s Health Research Unit, The Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Ltd, Tel Hashomer, Israel52621
    Public Health Nutr 18:1537-44. 2015
    ..To assess the effectiveness of an intervention programme to improve kindergarten children's eating and leisure habits in Israel...
  46. doi Women's knowledge about heart disease: Differences among ethnic and cultural groups in the Israeli Women's Health in Midlife Study
    Tzvia Blumstein
    a Women and children s Health Research Unit, The Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Ltd, Tel Hashomer, Ramat Gan, Israel
    Women Health 56:78-97. 2016
    ..These findings stress the need to increase knowledge about heart disease, especially among less educated and minority women, and to emphasize the risk of patients' personal status by health providers. ..
  47. doi Follow-up of newborns of mothers with Graves' disease
    Yael Levy-Shraga
    1 Pediatric Endocrine and Diabetes Unit, Edmond and Lily Safra Children s Hospital, Sheba Medical Center, Ramat Gan, Israel
    Thyroid 24:1032-9. 2014
    ..Such information is important to deduce the optimal schedule for evaluation...
  48. doi Sperm preservation by electroejaculation in adolescent cancer patients
    Itai Gat
    IVF Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, affiliated with Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Sheba Medical Center Tel Hashomer, Ramat Gan, Israel Pinchas Borenstein Talpiot Medical Leadership Program, affiliated with Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Sheba Medical Center, Ramat Gan, Israel
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 61:286-90. 2014
    ..The aim of the current study was to evaluate the safety and efficacy of electroejaculation (EEJ) for cryopreservation among adolescent cancer patients...
  49. pmc Analysis of public responses to preparedness policies: the cases of H1N1 influenza vaccination and gas mask distribution
    Baruch Velan
    Genetic Policy and Bioethics Unit, Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Tel Hashomer 52621, Israel
    Isr J Health Policy Res 2:11. 2013
    ....
  50. doi Improved survival of hip fracture patients treated within a comprehensive geriatric hip fracture unit, compared with standard of care treatment
    Abraham Adunsky
    Department of Geriatric Medicine and Rehabilitation, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 12:439-44. 2011
    ..To compare survival rates of hip fracture patients treated within a comprehensive geriatric hip fracture unit (CGHFU) with those undergoing a standard of care treatment (SOCT) in general orthopedic wards...
  51. doi Excessively high bilirubin and exchange transfusion in very low birth weight infants
    Jacob Kuint
    Department of Neonatology, The Edmond and Lily Safra Children s Hospital, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Acta Paediatr 100:506-10. 2011
    ..To evaluate the performance of exchange transfusion in very low birth weight (VLBW) infants with excessively high serum bilirubin levels...
  52. doi Prevalence of overweight, obesity and metabolic syndrome components in children, adolescents and young adults with type 1 diabetes mellitus
    Orit Pinhas-Hamiel
    Maccabi Juvenile Diabetes Center, Raanana, Israel Pediatric Endocrine and Diabetes Unit, The Edmond and Lily Safra Children s Hospital, Sheba Medical Center, Ramat Gan, Israel Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Diabetes Metab Res Rev 31:76-84. 2015
    ..We aimed to determine the prevalence of overweight and obesity among children, adolescents and young adults with type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM), and to assess the prevalence of the metabolic syndrome and its components...
  53. doi Increased risk of severe diabetic ketoacidosis among Jewish ultra-orthodox children
    Noah Gruber
    Pediatric Endocrine and Diabetes Unit, Edmond and Lily Safra Children s Hospital, Sheba Medical Center, 52621, Tel Hashomer, Ramat Gan, Israel
    Acta Diabetol 52:365-71. 2015
    ..We aimed to evaluate the impact of religious affiliation on presentation with DKA at type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM) diagnosis in Jewish children...
  54. doi Induction of labor for term small-for-gestational-age fetuses: what are the consequences?
    Keren Ofir
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 171:257-61. 2013
    ..To evaluate whether early term labor induction for suspected intrauterine growth restriction (weeks 37-39) improves neonatal outcome for small-for-gestational-age (SGA) neonates...
  55. ncbi A window of opportunity: referral of adolescents to the hospital Child Protection Team
    Saralee Glasser
    Women and Children s Health Research Unit, Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 20:489-500. 2008
    ..This study highlights the importance of age-by-gender analysis and understanding of the differential susceptibility of early, middle and late adolescence to SCAN...
  56. ncbi Pregnancy-associated breast cancer
    Lital Keinan-Boker
    Israel Center for Disease Control, Ministry of Health, Sheba Medical Center of Health Policy Research, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 10:722-7. 2008
    ..Women treated with fertility treatment drugs may be at a higher risk for PABC as well...
  57. ncbi The impact of educational intervention programs on pain management in a pediatric emergency department
    Arie Augarten
    Department of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, The Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, and Emergency Department, Meyer Children s Hospital, Rambam Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
    Biomed Pharmacother 60:299-302. 2006
    ..Informal teaching affected mainly the use of milder sedatives and analgesics, while formal structured training influenced the use of opioids and dissociative agents...
  58. doi Profiles of functioning as predictors of mortality in old age: the advantage of a configurative approach
    Dov Shmotkin
    Department of Psychology, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 51:68-75. 2010
    ..e., one that considers the person's combined standing on key factors), is a useful concept for delineating risk groups in late life and evaluating risk factors in predicting mortality...
  59. doi Medical treatment with misoprostol for early failure of pregnancies after assisted reproductive technology: a promising treatment option
    Ronit Machtinger
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Affiliated with Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Fertil Steril 91:1881-5. 2009
    ..To assess the success rate of misoprostol to induce abortion in early pregnancy failure and to define the factors associated with success of treatment...
  60. pmc Screening and diagnosis of gestational diabetes mellitus: critical appraisal of the new International Association of Diabetes in Pregnancy Study Group recommendations on a national level
    Ofra Kalter-Leibovici
    Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Diabetes Care 35:1894-6. 2012
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  61. doi Increased nuchal translucency is associated with large for gestational age neonates in singleton pregnancies
    Alina Weissmann-Brenner
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    J Perinat Med 39:305-9. 2011
    ..To evaluate the correlation between sonographic measurements of nuchal translucency (NT) and neonatal birth weight in non-diabetic population...
  62. ncbi [Parent support activities in neonatal intensive care units: a national survey in Israel]
    Saralee Glasser
    Women and Children s Health Research Unit, Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Harefuah 148:238-42, 277, 276. 2009
    ..Parents of infants in Neonatal Intensive Care Units (NICU) suffer extended periods of stress. The staffs of these departments have a major role in assisting them through this period...
  63. doi Insulin resistance and parental obesity as predictors to response to therapeutic life style change in obese children and adolescents 10-18 years old
    Orit Pinhas-Hamiel
    Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes Unit, Safra Children s Hospital, Sheba Medical Center, Ramat Gan, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    J Adolesc Health 43:437-43. 2008
    ..To study insulin resistance and parental obesity as predictors of improvement in weight status in obese children and adolescents undergoing therapeutic life change intervention (TLC)...